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Mark Merritt

Chief Distribution Officer

Mark is Covr’s Chief Distribution Officer. Prior to joining Covr, Mark was with Nationwide Financial, where he has worked for 14 years. In his most recent role, Mark was Managing Director of Relationship Strategies for their life, annuity and mutual fund product lines, leading the relationship team for the financial institutions division serving banks, national broker-dealers, regional firms and other strategic national accounts.

Mark has extensive financial services experience in leadership, sales, relationship management and business development. Prior to joining Nationwide he was divisional sales manager, Relationship Management Group with Prudential Annuities (formerly American Skandia). Before Prudential, he spent five years with The Hartford in various sales positions, including Relationship Manager for the Putnam Investment relationship.

Mark holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Assumption College. He has earned the Fellow Life Management Institute (FLMI) and Certified Business Coach designations.